Georgia Employer EQUIPMENT OPERATOR II in Lagrange, Georgia

JOB OPENING Troup County GovernmentPosition: Dept: Salary: Heavy Equipment Operator Roads & Engineering $ 13.22/hourUnder general supervision operates various machines, equipment, and attachments that are used to construct and maintain roads, driveways and drainage systems. This position may include a variety of laboring tasks when not operating heavy equipment.The qualified candidate will have: A minimum of 3 years prior work experience in the operation of bulldozers, motor graders, backhoe, pan, roller, asphalt spreader, broom and front end loaders mandatory Current, valid Commercial Drivers License preferred Driving record must be free of disqualifying traffic violations as set forth in County guidelines Skill in oral, written and interpersonal communication Be at least 21 years of age High school diploma or GED is preferred Essential duties and responsibilities include the following: Operates machines, attachments, and various pieces of heavy equipment such as a pan, backhoe, bulldozer and roller used in constructing and maintaining county roads. Operates front end loader to move dirt and load trucks; spreads gravel for the construction of roadways. Operates asphalt spreader and broom Repairs and maintains driveways located in the county. Clears debris from right-of-ways Performs preventative maintenance on vehicles and equipment Establishes and/or monitors traffic control Performs all other related duties as assigned.Applications will be accepted Until Filled on Troup County's website @ #: 08162016 Equipment Operator Grade: 11 Troup County is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Drug Free and Tobacco Free Workplace